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Summer Start

Summer Start is a unique opportunity for you to begin your NC State undergraduate experience early by taking Summer Session II classes prior to the fall semester. Summer Start is open to all new first-year and transfer students, including international students and Spring Connect students.

Participants can earn up to eight credit-hours through Summer Start.

Through Summer Start, you can:

  • Live in the heart of campus
  • Connect with new students and student mentors
  • Engage with faculty in smaller classes
  • Explore academic and personal interests in a supportive environment

Important Dates

Program Dates: June 21 – August 2, 2023
Move-In: Wednesday, June 21, 2023 – (9 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
Welcome Program: Wednesday, June 21, 2023 (evening hours)
First-Year Orientation Session: June 22 – June 23, 2023
Transfer Orientation Session: Friday, June 23, 2023
Summer Classes Begin: Monday, June 26, 2023
Summer Final Exams: July 31 – August 1, 2023
Move-Out: Wednesday, August 2, 2023 by 10 a.m.

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